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The Resource Not in front of the children : "indecency," censorship, and the innocence of youth, Marjorie Heins

Not in front of the children : "indecency," censorship, and the innocence of youth, Marjorie Heins

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Not in front of the children : "indecency," censorship, and the innocence of youth
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Not in front of the children
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"indecency," censorship, and the innocence of youth
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Marjorie Heins
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Language
eng
Summary
From Huckleberry Finn to Harry Potter, from Internet filters to the v-chip, censorship exercised on behalf of children and adolescents is often based on the assumption that they must be protected from?indecent? information that might harm their development?whether in art, in literature, or on a Web site. But where does this assumption come from, and is it true?. In Not in Front of the Children, Marjorie Heins explores the fascinating history of?indecency? laws and other restrictions aimed at protecting youth. From Plato?s argument for rigid censorship, through Victorian laws aimed at repress
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Literary form
non fiction
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Not in front of the children : "indecency," censorship, and the innocence of youth, Marjorie Heins
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Not in front of the children : "indecency," censorship, and the innocence of youth, Marjorie Heins
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hj1m3
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction to the 2007 Edition; Introduction; Chapter 1: "To Deprave and Corrupt"; Chapter 2: More Emetic Than Aphrodisiac; Chapter 3: The Great and Mysterious Motive Force in Human Life; Chapter 4: Policing The Airwaves; Chapter 5: The Reign Of Decency; Chapter 6: The Educational Minefield: Sexuality and Education; Chapter 7: Indecency Law on Trial: Reno V. ACLU; Chapter 8: Filtering Fever; Chapter 9: Cultural Differences; Chapter 10: Media Effects; Conclusion: "The Ethical and Moral Development of Youth"; Notes; Index
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1 online resource (xxx, 402 pages)
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9780813543888
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